U.S. Communities

U.S. Communities Government Purchasing Alliance (U.S. Communities) is the leading national government purchasing cooperative, providing world class government procurement resources and solutions to your local and state government agencies, school districts (K-12), higher education institutes, and nonprofits looking for the best overall supplier government pricing.

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New Janitorial Supplies Contract

We are excited to announce the new U.S. Communities contract for cleaning supplies, equipment and custodial related products, services and solutions was awarded to SupplyWorks.

This contract was awarded through a competitive solicitation process conducted by lead public agency, Fresno Unified School District, CA.The three-year contract starts November 1, 2017, with the option to extend the contract for two additional periods of one year each. To learn more about this new contract, register for one of our 45-minute complimentary webinars.  

SupplyWorks is the leading national provider of integrated facility maintenance solutions. They serve a wide array of customers, including offices, schools and universities, health care institutions, building service contractors, and lodging. With this contract, you'll have access to:

  • Discount schedule featuring discounts from our SupplyWorks everyday low pricing
  • More than 10,000 stocked janitorial and custodial SKUs
  • Fast, reliable delivery from our 68 distribution centers nationwide

New Contract Webinar Details

Join us for one of our complimentary informational webinars. Unable to make the webinars? Request Information from SupplyWorks.

Date: Tuesday, November 14, 2017
Time: 8:00 am PDT/11:00 am EDT

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Date: Wednesday, November 15, 2017
Time: 10:00 am PDT/1:00 pm EDT

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The U.S. Communities program provides local agencies in the U.S. with competitively bid public contracts for various products and services. Most local agencies are allowed to piggyback on a contract competitively bid by another public agency, thereby eliminating the need to re-bid. Through the buying power of large government purchasers in the U.S. Communities program, all local government agencies and nonprofit organizations receive access to excellent pricing and contract terms.

U.S. Communities offers local agencies:

  • No sign up fees
  • No user fees
  • No minimum purchasing requirements
  • Best overall supplier government pricing
  • Quality brands
  • Integrity and experience 
  • Management by public-purchasing professionals
  • Green eco-friendly products

E-Commerce Marketplace

The U.S. Communities Online Marketplace is available at no cost, provides quick visibility into products and pricing, and integrates many U.S. Communities supplier contracts into a single shopping environment, making it easier than ever to shop and compare prices. The marketplace offers access to thousands of products from multiple suppliers with a single payment using a p-card, credit card or purchase order. Try it today! 

It is quick and easy to join U.S. Communities! Visit the U.S. Communities website at www.uscommunities.org and click on "Register Now" and begin to save!

About U.S. Communities Government Purchasing Alliance

U.S. Communities is a nonprofit government purchasing cooperative that reduces the cost of goods and services by aggregating the purchasing power of public agencies nationwide. U.S. Communities provides world class procurement resources and solutions to local and state government agencies, school districts (K-12), higher education, and nonprofits. NLC is a sponsor of U.S. Communities and serves on its governing body.